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Origin and popularity of first name Phoebe

Origin of first name

(Greek.) The feminine of Phoebus, from the Greek, light, splendid, radiant, a name of Diana. Phoebus, denoting Apollo, or the sun; Phoebe, Diana, or the moon. (Source : Geneanet)
Gender: Female
Name day: September 03 (Saint Phoebe)

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